After receiving his first lessons in Rieti moved to Rome in the workshop of F.Bergamini, where he could learn the impeccable technique of painting for the international market. His first painting was sent to the National Exhibition engaged in Perugia in 1899: In the church now preserved at Palazzo Pitti in Florence.
The work is characterized by an atmosphere of darkness, reveals the interests of the seventeenth-century painter Caravaggio painting. Soon abbndonò such research to achieve a style of breezy, with inflections liberty, which he used for many decorations. Recall the construction of the sketches for the mosaics of the Propylaea of the Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II in Rome. Numersoe also depictions of the old Rieti.